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's decision to upgrade the hydraulics and other mechanical systems with next-generation technology that runs on electricity. >> you've got generators on board the aircraft that are powering the systems directly with electricity. that, of course, means a lot more juice is flowing through the plane. it also means you need more powerful batteries as backup systems. >> reporter: investigators from the federal aviation administration and national transportation safety board are working with their counterparts in japan to try to determine whether a manufacturing defect caused the battery in an all nippon airways 787 to burn up. if that proves to be the case, boeing may find the fix is straight forward. but if the problem is the lithium battery technology itself, boeing faces a more difficult engineering challenge. >> lithium ion batteries have a lot of power and of course there are many types of batteries out there and hopefully a substitute can be found, but nothing is absolutely set in stone at this point. >> reporter: boeing might be able to design a container to prevent or protect fires caused
this because this is a multinational endeavor, the dreamliner 787. there was cutting edge technology used to create this product. i think that's one of the focuses for investors. so for the time being, the -- both the airlines and ana japan airlines have grounded their flight. at the moment we don't have a lot of detail coming through on this investigation yet. >> we should remind people that japan, as you say, has been an important investor or presence i should say along with boeing in development of the aircraft. one of the reasons the story's getting so much international attention is that it's -- a lot of japanese airlines, first out of the gate to use boeing planes. there's a lot at stake here. >> absolutely. i think not only for the carriers, as you point out, but for the suppliers. this is a large multinational endeavor, as i pointed out. and i think it's particularly noteworthy for a company like japan airlines which, as you may know, has emerged from bankruptcy filings, they went public. they reemerged as a public entity a couple of month ago. and the dreamliner 787 was going to
... ♪ into a fifth anniversary of remission? ♪ whatever your business challenge, dell has the technology and services to help you solve it. >>> almost five and a half years ago it was the rapt heard round the world, cramer calling out the fed for not understanding the magnitude of the crisis that resulted in financial market turmoil. >> i have talked to the heads at almost every one of these firms in the last 72 hours and he has no idea what it's like out there. none. bill pool has no idea what it's like out there. my people have been in this game for 25 years, and they're losing their jobs, and these firms are going to go out of business and he's nuts. they're nuts! they know nothing! >> cramer -- >> i have not seen it since i went five bid for half a million shares of citigroup and i got hit in 1990. this is a different kind of market. the fed is asleep. >> a lot more evidence cramer was right, as shown in the minutes of the meeting that took place days after that tape. william pool, said my own bet is the financial market upset is not going to change fundamentally what is going on in the real econ
by the executive yesterday. taiwan's taex is down over 1% led by technology shares. tsmc shares ended a touch higher before its results of announce wantme wantments. it posted a 32% jump meeting forecasts. but the company expects q1 revenue to fall due to seasonal factors. elsewhere, the nikkei is finished just a tap higher. sharp shares jumped over 7% on the back of tv joint venture talks with chinese lenovo. south korea's kospi ended weaker. the country's producer prices in december fell the most in three years due to lackluster demand. and down under, australia had down beat jobs data. the asx 200 climbed to a 20-month high with banks lending support. india's sensex now trading higher by about .6%. hcl technology rallied to some 12-year high as its earnings beat forecasts. back to you. >> sixuan, we'll see you a little later. still to come on the program, christmas sales rocketed, so what is the online retailer doing? we'll get into that when we come back. >>> welcome back to the program. shares of carrefour came in just below expectations. shares in france came in shea slower rate prior t
% as automakers and some technology shares rebounded strongly. australia's asx 200 finished flat. miners gained ground, but shares eased after bank santander denied interest in the bank's troubled uk unit. back to you, kelly. >> thanks very much for that. we want to turn now to the u.s. lots of data, lots of earnings. december existing home sales are out at 10:00 a.m. eastern. expected to show a 2% increase over 5 million at an annualized pace. it's a big day for earnings. four dow components are out just before the opening bell, dupont, johnson & johnson, travelers, verizon. after the bell, we'll hear from google, ibm, amd, cks and texas instruments. house leaders are expected to vote tomorrow to extend the debt ceiling deadline until may 19th. the gop measure doesn't specify an amount, but would lead let the government borrow what it needs to meet its obligation for that period. the strategy shift was agreed to last week and would let republicans focus on other fiscal fights in march such as ook automatic spending cuts delayed by the deal and the potential resolution. julian callow is still w
%. >> leverage is lower, the risk is lower. it's just kind of a -- it's going toward a united technologies -- >> still, it would be the fifth largest bank by assets in the world, 50,000 employees. it's still not as small a piece of the business that they would eventually like it to be. >> it's much pr run, takes much less risk. this stuff's expensive. >> yeah. >> the order backlog, 210 billion. >> didn't you love that? >> up sequentially from the third quarter by about 7 billion. couple that with the gdp out of china, people are beginning to wonder if the industrial play in the fourth quarter is true. >> it's clearly turning in china. electricity usage. pmi, chinese numbers -- it really is an interesting moment. i think the electricity can't be phony. there's a couple -- just the words, he's talking about great momentum. this is a different kind of talk than we've had in a long time. >> he said there was an investment pause in the fourth quarter amongst corporate customers, presumably the fiscal cliff and the uncertainty is going to be under the year that took its toll. now going into 2013
to be careful how we get it. design the wells to be safe. thousands of jobs. use the most advanced technology to protect our water. billions in the economy. at chevron, if we can't do it right, we won't do it at all. we've got to think long term. we've got to think long term. ♪ a talking car. but i'll tell you what impresses me. a talking train. this ge locomotive can tell you exactly where it is, what it's carrying, while using less fuel. delivering whatever the world needs, when it needs it. ♪ after all, what's the point of talking if you don't have something important to say? ♪ >>> we're back. political director and chief white house correspondent chuck todd will take us inside the numbers of the latest poll as you tee up the second term, chuck. >> four years ago, enormous expectations for president obama. there were a lot of people, hope and change was big. this time, call it pragmatic hope as far as the public is concerned. as you see here, just less than 30% believe they're going to evaluate president obama with a clean fresh slate. 64% will evaluate him based on past feelings. an
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.75 point. certainly sold off from the highs. by the end of the day, technology still one of the better performers on the street. s&p 500 higher by a fraction. the banks mixed to fractionally better on the session. just moments away from ebay's quarterly numbers. first though let's get straight to the market action. joining me right now is jeff sought from raymond james and jeff ickes and our own rick santelli. and another from the floor of the exchange coming up in a moment. gentlemen, nice to have you on the program. thanks so much for joining us. >> thank you. >> let's talk, jeff, about the earnings period so far. how would you character it? >> the earnings that were being revised down all through the fourth quarter, that reversed about three weeks ago, looking for fourth quarter earnings to be up about 3.2% by the time it's all said and done. >> do you think that's priced into the market? are you expecting any surprises for the fourth quarter? >> i think the earnings are going to come in stronger than most people think. i think the big unspoken event that's happened over the past tw
. meanwhile, in technology shares wait on south korea kospi ending lower with 1.2%. in australia, the asx 200 ended just a touch below the line. miners were weaker. more on that from our guest later in the show. back to you, ross. >> thanks for that, swish won. catch you later. >>> here are a couple of things to check out online as we head to break. as washington continues to bicker over the debt ceiling, global markets appear to be shrugging off the inside. meanwhile, has president obama just taken the u.s. default off the table? the white house is looking at several measures in the event the debt ceiling might be weakening, find out why a rebound in commodity prices could help to keep the aussie -- dollar strong. >>> and coming up on the program, what will this year bring? we'll be in asia to look at how china's rebound in demand will be key. >>> welcome back to the program. some potentially big deal news, dell has reportedly held recent talks with private equity firms about taking itself private. "the wall street journal" reports ppg and silver lake partners have talked with the company in
is the last dip. in other technology news, facebook is holing a press conference today. no word on what the big announcement will be. you've heard a lot of analyst saying it could have something to do with a morrow bust search feature. also, banking regulators are ordering jpmorgan to tight.risk controls after the bank's multibillion dollar lending trading losses. the orders from the fed and the office of the comptroller, not named individuals have been called and they do not levy any monetary improvements on the bank. including take risk outcomes into account when considering top executives pay packages. andrew, i'll send it over to you. >> thanks, becky. fed chairman ben bernanke is calling on congress to raise the debt ceiling to avoid a officially disastrous debt default. take a look at what he had to say. >> raising the debt ceiling, which congress has to do periodically gives the government the ability to pay its existing bills. it doesn't create new spending or new government. so simply paying the -- not the most effective way to improve your credit rating. >> bernanke was speaki
is what people were saying yesterday. >> all right. >>> other technology news, apple's vice president of retail has left the company. jerry mcdougal was a potential candidate for the company's now-vacant senior vice president of retail position. shares of apple falling below $500 this week. look at that -- $487 a share. premarket higher by a buck. you see ever since the foen 5 actually came out -- the iphone 5 actually came out, people are selling on the news, reports of whether or not they've cut the number of orders for parts internally has pressured the stock. >>> facebook shares also coming under pressure this week. investors appear to be less than thrilled by the company's product announcement yesterday. social networking site unveiled a new tool that lets people search their network of friends to find everything from restaurants to movie recommendations. >> graph search. we have stocks reporting today. i have gone on facebook, and i'm searching the right graphs for all the stock movements s. that what it does? that seems like a weird thing to try and take on -- you can search fo
-to-day basis. >> absolutely. >> we're seeing the biggest move in technology. that's mainly because of shares of apple here. >> let's look at what apple's done, falling below 488 a few moments ago, now back to 490. we're talking levels taking us back to february of 2012. 480 was the level on february 9th. so it's a good chance we're going to hang on to an 11-month low. we'll see. long day, still ahead. >> fitch ratings out with a warning that the united states could lose its aaa status even if the debt ceiling is averted. david joins us now live from london. david, good afternoon to you. what exactly are you saying that, that the aaa rating is on negative watch? at what point? >> well, we move on a negative watch, if we have effectively a repeat of the august 2011 debt ceiling crisis. as we approach the point where the federal government essentially runs out of cash and is not able to meet its obligations, the rating is going to go on watch. and the outcome of that watch is quite likely end up being a downgrade. >> just to be clear, there is a line in the diary which you put the united states
has the technology and services to help you solve it. >>> as barack obama is on sworn in for his second term as president, what challenges does he face looking east? relations between the u.s. and china ma do seem to top the agenda again as territorial tensions continue to simmer in asia. the question is whether the u.s. will be caught between china and its neighbors. joining us now for more, adjunct professor at hong kong university of china and technology, the chinese university of hong kong. frank, welcome. this is almost perfectly summed up in events today where we saw the yen initially respond to china entering in surveillance mode these disputed seas, again. the u.s. in the meantime has reiterated it stands with its existing treaty wes japan. as president obama takes office, do you expect this to about be one of its top challenges? >> well, i think the top challenge in asia will continue to be china as it was in its first term. and the thing is, the u.s. is an ally of japan's and has said while it doesn't take a position on sovereignty of the island necessary dispute, that
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energy producer and largest producer of calories, producer of calories, of food, the technology development, overwhelmingly based in the u.s. our demographics are pretty good, housing is picking up, we have a lot of money, this doesn't speak well for unemployment in the u.s. and doesn't speak well well for a lot of people doing the way they used to our their kids but in terms of looking at the united states, our risk wasn't called the u.s., the risk was called washington politics, the problem is it is precisely that relative comfort that allows washington to shrink into the miasma it continues to. >> rose: japan is the jibs. >> the jibs. >> it is kind of interesting, right after i say the united states is doing well, we have a situation with america's key allies in the three most important regions of the world to us are actually under a lot of stress. >> rose: really? >> and there are really three things happening in world that matter right now geo politically, one is china is rising, one is middle east is exploding and the third is europe is muddling through, and those three th
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yourself on tape? >> guest: we had none of the technology that we have today. i mean, the gulf war was amazing to watch for its instantaneous transmission. we filmed the piece. we used film -- 16mm color film -- operating against terrible weather conditions. this is in addition to trying to stay alive. really the elements got you every time. we shipped film that made air usually anywhere between 36 and 48 hours after we shipped it. there was a satellite that eventually operated out of hong kong -- first out of tokyo and then later out of hong kong. but they were extremely expensive in those days, so they just weren't used that much. so a lot of the things that i saw down at vanderbilt which i'd never seen before were pieces that -- we had no equipment, i might add, in saigon to look at these things. besides, there was no reason to and there was no time for that. so off it went to the united states into the blue, and i'm sure there are pieces that i never saw that we sent that i've still never seen. c-span: page 104: "someone once said that if we had daily satellites then as we do n
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and technology to remake our government, revamp our tax code, reform our schools and empower our citizens with the skills they need to work harder and learn more, reach higher. while the means will change, our purpose endures. nation that rewards the effort and determination of every single american. that is what this moment requires, that is what will give real meaning to our freedom. we, the people, still believe in every citizen deserves a basic measure of security and dignity. we must make the hard choices to reduce the cost of health care and the size of our deficit. but we reject the belief that america must choose between caring for the generation that built this country and investing in the generation that will build its future. [ applause ] for we remember the lessons of our past when twilight years were spent in poverty and parents of a child with a disability had no where to turn. we do not believe that anyone country freedom is reserved for the lucky or happiness for the few. we recognize that no matter how responsibly we live our lives, any one of us at any time may face a jo
'm getting gray, but kate -- still looks like...kate. nice'n easy with colorblend technology gives expert highlights and lowlights. for color that's true to you. i don't know how she does it. with nice'n easy, all they see is you. >>> we are back. that's a live picture. can you tell, they just distributed american flags to a large portion about midway through the crowd. and that is looking now from the capitol down the mall to the lincoln memorial. i was down there yesterday. two distinguishing elements, number one, you're truck by the amount of plastic. they have just put new grass down across much of the mall. so there's an artificial floor for all the people to stand on. and this segment is plastic. acres and acres of plastic under foot. there are also big screen tvs and speakers hanging from lamp posts at pretty good intervals. i think it's safe to say that people who are a long, long distance away from the capital will still be made to feel a part of today's ceremony. as we mentioned, the congressional leadership has departed from the white house and will stay on this camera, as we'v
. climate change, technological risk, property, government, silence and very slow moving but dramatic disasters. suffering a lot here in the united states like drought and future current future or the shortages. very often urbanization is talked about as a risk. i think you cannot just say risk. urbanization is also economic growth. it's opportunity, it's education, and it's also a many climate especially say it's the most economically efficient way of managing climate risk. you have so many people in one place, it might become feasibly financially from a different perspective. but in themselves all of the factors drive risk very rapidly. internationally if we take a quick look at the disaster trends and you if you follow disaster you will see that frequency and type of disasters have been more and more everywhere. and people ask themselves what is the reason for this? when you work in disasters, you tend less ponder the reason, and you have to address it. but you also have to say if it's a trend, which has been for forty years now. and what is it that we do in societies that actually
the ground up and use all of the various technologies. then have a conference at the end and then give a major speak. i think we do not have the solutions in this city today for an effective speech that really breaks through. he can draw our attention. >> the forthcoming book is called, "a better american future." please thank him for joining us. i appreciate it. [applause] >> thank you for bringing us together. what an amazing group of people with great solutions. the solutions are there. they are clear. the politics are broken right now. we have two parties that represent. we need a third party to represent the rest of america. [applause] >> "the price of civilization." a great read. [applause] >> remember martin luther king jr. it means much. we live in a culture where honesty is much more of a liability. truth telling can get you in trouble. we can cut against the culture if you get on the love trained. -- train. fight for everybody. >> "the rich and the rest of u s." thank you. last comment. >> we have way too many children who are hungry and poor. if we will solve polity, we will
, and advanced third world country. we're leading in science and technology, but not for the people. mass of a literary power. if you look at the condition that 85% of the country, it is terrible. >> i'm looking right now at those who are walking to their seats. timothy geithner, the outgoing treasury secretary. eric holder, the attorney general. their seats on the west front of the capital, about to witness the second inauguration of president obama. jenna napolitano's, the former governor of arizona, the secretary of homeland security. eric holder, the attorney general. comet, for example, on timothy geithner are. not only timothy geithner, but jack lew, who has been nominated by president obama to be the next secretary treasurer, and how that fits into the issue you're so deeply concerned about right now with minimum wage. >> a lot of liberal democrats filled with extraordinary help think, well, clinton's second term he does not have to worry. obama doesn't have to worry about re-election so it can be different. it is not one to be different. unless the people wake up in this country a
technology, verizon innovators have developed a projective display for firefighters. allowing them to see through anything. because the world's biggest challenges deserve even bigger solutions. powerful answers. verizon. >>> welcome back. and there's a warning in san francisco to surfers about rough waves after several people had to be rescued in just three days. the latest rescue happened yesterday morning when a surfer with very little experience got stranded on seal rock in ocean beach. rescue crews say he got tired, climbed up onto the rocks while his friend called for help. when rescue teams arrived, they told him to jump off the rock. they brought him back to shore. >> it's not a good day for a beginner. >>> ten to 15-foot waves were reported this weekend. on saturday and sunday, the fire department had to rescue five others. high waves and strong currents are expected today. >>> about 30 weapons were select collected yesterday. now, last week, the county collected 827 firearms and issued vouchers because they ran out of money. >>> san mateo county is hoping people will turn in thei
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